All clear following bomb threat in downtown Norfolk


NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — Police are now looking for whoever reported a bomb threat in Norfolk Wednesday morning.

According to police, officers responded to the Norfolk Courthouse located at 150 Saint Paul’s Blvd. for the report of a bomb threat. The call came in just after 10:30 a.m.

About an hour later, police cleared the scene and confirmed and said the courthouse was deemed safe.

The Norfolk Sheriff’s Office confirmed Thursday that the threat was not actually made toward the courthouse, but was rather called into an unspecified parking lot.

10 On Your Side is still learning more regarding the incident.

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